30 Foods And 470 Plants To Never Feed Your Cat



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How old were you the first time a cat started pawing after your food? You may have been a little girl. Did you share?

If so, that’s okay. Most of us did!

Now we know better. No matter how good it feels to dish out treats, you should exercise restraint.

Human food can be extremely dangerous for your cat. Felines evolved on a diet featuring small mammals, birds and rodents. As a result, your cat’s liver is very specific about the toxins it can tolerate.

Some ingredients humans can filter safely are toxic to your pets. Do you know which ones? Then you should read this useful list of foods all cat owners should avoid. For a quick overview, check out our infographic first, then scroll below to learn more about each item.

This article is shared through the courtesy of Emily Parker at Catological, “Our goal is to write articles that are super easy to read and take action with, but contain facts, figures, and footnotes in case you ever wonder where we get all the information.” Copyright 2017 by Catological.